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Homogeneous Charge Compression Ignition (HCCI) Engine

Journal Article
ISSN: 1946-3952, e-ISSN: 1946-3960
Published June 15, 2009 by SAE International in United States
Homogeneous Charge Compression Ignition (HCCI) Engine
Citation: Bogin, G., Mack, J., and Dibble, R., "Homogeneous Charge Compression Ignition (HCCI) Engine," SAE Int. J. Fuels Lubr. 2(1):817-826, 2009,
Language: English


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